Period
to 23 August 2017

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £45,269 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 661 712 655
Rank change year-on-year +51 -57 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 607 603 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 553 617 706
UK median annual salary £45,269 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.60% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168714 189810 208926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 135862 159661 172073
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 557 £47,500 +5.56% 32
UK excluding London +50 406 £45,000 +12.50% 26
London +60 188 £55,000 -13.73% 7
North of England -65 116 £55,000 +37.50% 8
South East +35 103 £45,000 - 8
East of England +48 69 £41,250 +7.14% 4
North West -42 58 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Yorkshire -25 57 £53,750 +43.33% 4
South West +25 50 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Midlands +35 43 £30,000 -22.08% 4
West Midlands +24 28 £30,000 -22.08% 2
East Midlands +12 23 £30,000 -22.08% 2
Wales +28 21 £45,269 +25.75%
Scotland +7 11 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £25,000 -
North East +5 1 £50,000 +42.86%

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 607 (100.00%) .NET
2 593 (97.69%) Software Engineering
3 582 (95.88%) C#
4 343 (56.51%) Agile Software Development
5 333 (54.86%) ASP.NET
6 326 (53.71%) SQL
7 298 (49.09%) JavaScript
8 272 (44.81%) SQL Server
9 222 (36.57%) MVC
10 212 (34.93%) HTML
11 188 (30.97%) CSS
12 172 (28.34%) Microsoft
13 169 (27.84%) OO
14 167 (27.51%) Scrum
15 158 (26.03%) .NET Framework
16 154 (25.37%) WCF
17 144 (23.72%) AngularJS
18 141 (23.23%) Web Services
19 139 (22.90%) jQuery
20 137 (22.57%) Finance
21 134 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
22 128 (21.09%) XML
23 123 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web API
24 121 (19.93%) TDD
25 120 (19.77%) Java
26 111 (18.29%) T-SQL
27 110 (18.12%) WPF
28 108 (17.79%) SOAP
29 104 (17.13%) Degree
30 101 (16.64%) RESTful

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (6.92%) IIS
2 19 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.97%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.32%) Kentico
7 7 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.99%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.33%) CMS
10 2 (0.33%) Confluence
11 1 (0.16%) Drupal
11 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Markit EDM
1 3 (0.49%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 83 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.61%) SaaS
4 14 (2.31%) PaaS
5 9 (1.48%) Office 365
6 5 (0.82%) GitHub
7 4 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.15%) RFID
2 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.66%) WAN
3 3 (0.49%) HTTP
3 3 (0.49%) LAN
3 3 (0.49%) Wireless
4 2 (0.33%) Internet
4 2 (0.33%) Intranet
5 1 (0.16%) AMQP
5 1 (0.16%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.16%) SSL
5 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (44.81%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 39 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.94%) MongoDB
5 27 (4.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (3.79%) RDBMS
7 16 (2.64%) MySQL
8 14 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.48%) Redis
10 6 (0.99%) Big Data
10 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.49%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.49%) GIS
13 3 (0.49%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.49%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 79 (13.01%) NUnit
2 74 (12.19%) Visual Studio
3 73 (12.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (8.24%) MSTest
4 50 (8.24%) Subversion
5 42 (6.92%) Git (software)
6 24 (3.95%) TeamCity
7 23 (3.79%) Moq
8 20 (3.29%) Maven
9 19 (3.13%) Eclipse
10 17 (2.80%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.80%) JIRA
11 10 (1.65%) MSBuild
12 8 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.99%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 5 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (0.82%) Selenium
15 4 (0.66%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
16 3 (0.49%) NuGet
General
1 137 (22.57%) Finance
2 38 (6.26%) Banking
3 22 (3.62%) Marketing
4 20 (3.29%) Back Office
4 20 (3.29%) Electronics
5 16 (2.64%) Retail
5 16 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.32%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.15%) Advertising
9 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.82%) Legal
10 4 (0.66%) Billing
10 4 (0.66%) Games
10 4 (0.66%) Military
11 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.33%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (100.00%) .NET
2 333 (54.86%) ASP.NET
3 212 (34.93%) HTML
4 188 (30.97%) CSS
5 158 (26.03%) .NET Framework
6 154 (25.37%) WCF
7 144 (23.72%) AngularJS
8 141 (23.23%) Web Services
9 139 (22.90%) jQuery
10 134 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 128 (21.09%) XML
12 123 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 110 (18.12%) WPF
14 108 (17.79%) SOAP
15 101 (16.64%) RESTful
16 96 (15.82%) REST
17 77 (12.69%) Entity Framework
18 69 (11.37%) HTML5
19 56 (9.23%) LINQ
20 53 (8.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 84 (13.84%) Greenfield Project
2 76 (12.52%) Computer Science
3 62 (10.21%) Fintech
4 36 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (5.44%) User Experience
6 20 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.29%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.97%) Mainframe
8 10 (1.65%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.65%) Social Media
9 9 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.48%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.32%) Smartcard
11 7 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (0.99%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.82%) Wiki
14 3 (0.49%) PDA
15 2 (0.33%) RIA
15 2 (0.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 89 (14.66%) Windows
2 19 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 16 (2.64%) Linux
4 14 (2.31%) Android
5 10 (1.65%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.66%) Unix
8 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 593 (97.69%) Software Engineering
2 343 (56.51%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (36.57%) MVC
4 169 (27.84%) OO
5 167 (27.51%) Scrum
6 121 (19.93%) TDD
7 90 (14.83%) Test Automation
8 88 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (12.19%) Unit Testing
10 69 (11.37%) MVVM
10 69 (11.37%) UML
11 60 (9.88%) Use Case
12 58 (9.56%) Service Delivery
13 51 (8.40%) DSDM
13 51 (8.40%) RUP
13 51 (8.40%) SOLID
14 46 (7.58%) Microservices
15 44 (7.25%) BDD
16 39 (6.43%) Waterfall
17 36 (5.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 582 (95.88%) C#
2 326 (53.71%) SQL
3 298 (49.09%) JavaScript
4 120 (19.77%) Java
5 111 (18.29%) T-SQL
6 96 (15.82%) C++
7 61 (10.05%) VB.NET
8 57 (9.39%) PL/SQL
9 35 (5.77%) C
10 30 (4.94%) Python
11 17 (2.80%) F#
12 14 (2.31%) Ruby
12 14 (2.31%) VB
13 12 (1.98%) TypeScript
14 11 (1.81%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.65%) MATLAB
15 10 (1.65%) PHP
16 8 (1.32%) Scala
17 7 (1.15%) Erlang
18 5 (0.82%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 104 (17.13%) Degree
2 46 (7.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.66%) MCSD
7 2 (0.33%) PhD
8 1 (0.16%) HND
8 1 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 18 (2.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 18 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (2.97%) SEPA
3 16 (2.64%) QA
4 13 (2.14%) MiFID
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (2.97%) Opsview
2 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) Ansible
3 1 (0.16%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.16%) Puppet
3 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 172 (28.34%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.11%) Oracle
3 22 (3.62%) IBM
4 18 (2.97%) Splunk
5 14 (2.31%) SAP
6 11 (1.81%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.48%) VMware
8 7 (1.15%) DevExpress
8 7 (1.15%) Telerik
9 6 (0.99%) Google
10 5 (0.82%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.66%) Twitter
12 2 (0.33%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.16%) Atmel
13 1 (0.16%) Renesas
13 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.16%) TIBCO